Teaching guide for universities on peace and conflict issues in Davao Region launched (Philippines)

(DAVAO CITY, PHILIPPINES) —-  Amidst the recent violent escalations in some parts of Mindanao due to bombings and encounters between armed groups, a German non-governmental organization, forumZFD (Forum Civil Peace Service), in partnership with the Commission on Higher Education Regional Office XI (CHED-RO XI) is launching today, 14 August 2013, a peace education teaching guide which […]

Global Citizenship Education – a Timely Term for Peace Education?

Werner Wintersteiner Centre of Peace Research and Peace Education, Klagenfurt University, Austria(Featured Article: Issue #108 September/October 2013) “The future of the human genre [species] is now situated on a planetary scale. This is another essential reality neglected by education that should become a major subject. Knowledge of current planetary developments that will undoubtedly accelerate in […]

Promoting the Field of Peace Education: Summary of Discussion

El-Hibri Foundation Peace Education Prize Brunch, October 3, 2013 Click here to download a pdf of this report. The following is a summary of a discussion between a dozen experts on peace education with staff of the El-Hibri Foundation.  The discussion focused on two main questions: What is the state of the field of peace education […]

Peace Education Resources: Peace and Education Working Group Report

In recent years the Peace and Education Working Group (The Division of Peace Psychology, established within the American Psychological Association) has focused on collecting and sharing resources for teaching about peace, conflict, and violence. We have done so by developing the Educational Resources section of the Division 48 Web site, by using a moderated listserv, […]